Yoga Class

Learn the basics of yoga.

Monday, June 5, 10 AM

Jewelry Making

Make a Glass Pearl Floating Necklace. Sign up required.

Tuesday, June 6

First Art

Art for ages 18 months – 4 years. Dress for mess. Registration Required.

Thursday, June 8, 10:30 AM

Chess Classes

Learn to play chess. Family Chess or Chess for Kids. Sign up required.

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1000 Books Before Kindergarten

For children birth to entering Kindergarten.  Sign up, read & win prizes.

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Resources for Children

WorldBook Online

Reading Buddies

Children grades 1-4 sign up for one-on-one reading time. Sign up by May 30.

WorldBook Online

1000 Books Before Kindergarten

For children birth to entering Kindergarten.  Sign up, read & win prizes.

WorldBook Online

WorldBook Online

Access WorldBook online and follow the “Kids” link to access encyclopedia resources for youth, including activities, pictures, videos and more.

OverDrive Kids Reading Room

OverDrive Kids Reading Room

Access OverDrive’s collection of materials for youth through the Kids Reading Room.



Enjoy hundreds of books, videos and read-alongs from multiple genres of children’s literature.

Book Club Kits

Each Juvenile Book Club Kit contains multiple copies of a book for hosting your own book club.

Early Literacy iPad Kits

Each iPad Kit contains one iPad loaded with educational games.

Family Kits

Each Family Kit is themed and contains reading materials and movies for all ages.

Preschool Learning Kits

Each Preschool Learning Kit contains books, movies, music and activities designed for preschool age children.

Baby Kits

Each Baby Time Kit contains books and activities designed for children birth to 24 months as well as a parenting book.

Need a Good Book

Fill out our Need a Good Book form to receive a list of recommended books.

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Upcoming Children's Events

2:00 PM Family Cooking with MU Extension...
Family Cooking with MU Extension...
Jun 3 @ 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Hands-on class on preparing delicious and nutritious food for the whole family. Saturday, June 3, 2 pm Powered by Eventbrite
3:00 PM Champ Reading Dogs
Champ Reading Dogs
Jun 4 @ 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Come and read to the Champ Reading Dogs.
10:00 AM Yoga for Children & Families
Yoga for Children & Families
Jun 5 @ 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Learn the basics of Yoga with instructors from Kirkwood YMCA.
10:00 AM Storytime
Jun 6 @ 10:00 AM – 10:30 AM
Storytime – Join us for stories, songs & crafts that encourage the development of early literacy skills.
2:00 PM Jewelry Making : Glass Pearl Flo...
Jewelry Making : Glass Pearl Flo...
Jun 6 @ 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Learn the art of jewelry making. Each session makes a different project. For ages 11 through adult. Tuesday, June 6, 2-3 pm, Glass Pearl Floating Necklace  Powered by Eventbrite